Brain Break videos for Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, 100th Day of School, Valentine's Day (yes, that definitely counts as a holiday), Saint Patrick's Day, and Earth Day! We know kids need to release energy around these exciting times. :-)
This is the best classroom brain break ever! Children will love this "Dancing Robots" video, and will dance along following the directions in the song....A must check out!
Back by popular demand, yet another list of brain break clips for classroom use! These videos, in addition to the ones featured in my two previous articles 20 Brain Break Clips: Fight the Fidgeting! and 20 Brain Break Clips: Movin' and Groovin'!, gives you access to 60 energizing videos for classroom use. Here are two tips that I use in my classroom to ensure that brain break time doesn't turn into a free for all... :-)
Brain breaks have been all the rage for quite some time now. We've learned that regularly incorporating short movement activities into the instructional day not only allows children to get their 'wiggles' out, but energizes them and increases their ability to focus on the next learning activity as well. Let's utilize the technology we have to give the kids a healthy dose of pop culture and silliness all mixed into one. So, smack up one of these short clips on your SMART Board or Promethean…